Lifestyle & Content Reporter (12-month contract)

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Work type: Full-time, Maximum Term Contract
Location: Sydney

Are you an experienced lifestyle and commercial content writer seeking your next challenge in the industry?

Are you interested in becoming part of Australia’s leading news organisation dedicated to delivering quality content to audiences across Australia?

Join Seven Network as our new ‘Best Picks’ Lifestyle & Content Reporter for!

The Opportunity:

7NEWS’ Best Picks shopping section is looking for an experienced lifestyle and content Reporter to join our dynamic team on a 12-month contract basis, producing shopping content on

Based in Sydney and reporting to the 7NEWS Best Picks Acting Editor, you will be responsible for filing daily shopping and affiliate content.

From great deals to new products hitting the market we want our audience to know what’s worthy of their hard-earned cash. They also expect high-quality reviews and interesting takes on products they may be keen to buy.

With an emphasis on first-person perspectives on products, interviews with entrepreneurs, celebrities and influencers, this is an exciting opportunity in the world of consumer journalism.  


About You:

You have a proven track record in crafting engaging lifestyle content for both print and online platforms and any experience writing affiliate content is highly desirable. If you're ready to elevate our audience's lifestyle experience, we want to hear from you!

You will have:

  • Lifestyle or shopping reporting experience in print or online – e.g. beauty or fashion.
  • Identify stories based around the latest trends and products.
  • The ability to communicate ideas well and work with relevant video teams and the broader news team.
  • Experience working on a CMS or in an online newsroom.

Why Seven Network?

We’re looking for people like you to join on our mission to be the most connected news, sport and entertainment brand in Australia.

Seven Network is where you can come to make a difference – in your career, in our company and in the lives of 19 million Australians that we reach each month.

At the heart of our culture is the belief that creativity thrives on connection and collaboration – it's where the magic happens. Our offices across the country buzz with energy and inspiring interactions that can transform to magic on screen.

Some of our perks:

Recognition and Rewards programs:

  • Our peer nominated “Moments that move us” program recognises and rewards our people who shine bright by living our values every day.
  • Our 7Perks exclusive benefits platform provides discounts to over 500 retailers.

Time to manage life events:

  • Community Volunteering, Domestic and Family Violence Leave, Compassionate leave, Personal and Annual leave.
  • Fertility leave: Up to 5 days paid per year
  • Parental leave: Up to 14 weeks for the Primary Carer (dependent on service) and up to 3 weeks for the Secondary Carer (dependent on service)

Total wellbeing approach:

  • Nutritional, Exercise, Financial, Legal and Emotional wellbeing support via our EAP, Health and Wellbeing programs, and bespoke onsite events.

Learn your own way:

  • Own your learning by accessing our Leading@SWM and Accelerate@SWM programs. Decide what and when you learn with a mix of just in time online learning and facilitated programs.
  • Be mentored by the best in the business as part of our SPARK Mentoring program.

Better Together

Our “Better Together” Employee Advocacy Groups drive diversity, and inclusion efforts across the company ensuring that Seven is an authentic workplace where everybody belongs. We’re proud to be Australia’s first media company to achieve the WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality certification and partners with UN Women. In 2023 we launched our RAP as our commitment to reconciliation with Indigenous and First Nations communities and providing education and meaningful accountability for Seven and our people.

Our values are our compass. They serve as our roadmap to lead us not just to deliver great work but help to shape everything we do.

Your Professional Adventure Awaits...

Ready to embark on your career adventure? Apply now and become an integral part of shaping the future of Australian media.

The Seven Network is an equal-opportunity employer, and we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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